British Columbia

Monday, September 4, 2017 A long day’s driving to reach eastern British Columbia. Nothing much to report. Tuesday, September 5, 2017 After checking out Alice Lake, we spent time at McDonald’s first thing in the morning to sort out what we wanted to do while here. First order of business was to visit some waterfalls….

Yoho, Kootenay, and Radium Hot Springs

Friday, September 1, 2017 With no morning shoot planned, we slept in until a bit past seven, then got up and left Banff to drive to Yoho National Park and, unplanned, hiked Emerald Lake Trail to a waterfall which wasn’t there. Poo. From there we drove on to Kootenay National Park and did another unplanned…

Banff, Alberta

We drove down to Banff along the Icefields Parkway and saw more Mountain Goats, this time it was two mommas and two kids. When we got to Johnston Canyon Campground we set up camp then headed into the town of Banff for ice, gas, misc. and dinner at Old Spaghetti restaurant, a great place for…

Jasper, Alberta

Sunday, August 27, 2107 Sunday morning we broke camp. I didn’t get but two hours sleep but I felt okay, just pissed off at one of the camps nearby for carrying on until 1:30 in the morning. And the frequent trains blasting their horns throughout the night didn’t help much either. Ah well. Camping life….

Alberta, Canada

Thursday, August 24, 2107 Thursday morning we got up and had breakfast then packed up the tent and were on our way.  A black bear crossed the road in front of us shortly after we started out from our campsite – what a great good-bye gift from the park.  We drove from Waterton Lakes to…

Glacier & Waterton International Peace Parks

Sunday, August 20, 2017 After a very restful night at a very nice Best Western hotel in Havre, Montana we hit the road at around 9:00. When we arrived in Shelby we got gas and washed all the backroads’ dust, dirt and mud off the truck. I’d forgotten how much fun it was to operate…